|Etymology:||Genus name: bunch of grape-like cocci (coccus means a grain or berry)|
Species epithet: of cat
|Type Strain:||GD521 = ATCC 49168 = CCUG 32418 and 38440.|
|Macromorphology (smell):||Forms large, smoth and opaque colonies (5-8 mm in diameter). Gives hemolysis on blood agar|
|Micromorphology:||Cocci (0.8-1.2 µm in diameter), which appear in clusters, pairs or singly.|
|Gram +/Gram -:||G+|
|Other Enzymes:||Coagulase -, urease +|
|Fermentation of carbohydrates:||
Other carbohydrates: Mannose +.
|16S rRNA Seq.:|
||About 70 species and subspecies have been desribed within the genus Staphylococcus. S. felis is closely related to S. intermedius, S. pseudintermedius, S. delphini,S. schleiferi and S. hyicus.|
|New families introduced within the order Enterobacterales|
The order Enterobacterales (formerly called Enterobacteriales) previously consisted of bacteria with different properties and phylogenetically, these bacteria were far apart. In order for the taxonomy to be more in line with phylogeny, some of these bacteria have, therefore, been sorted into 6 new families.Published 2022-04-13. Read more...